Math

Math

Students in Grades 1-5 participated in beginning, middle, and end of year math benchmark assessments.  The assessments, consisting of multiple choice questions, are used to assess students’ knowledge of the math content standards. Tier 1 scores represents students who scored 80% or above, Tier II 60%-80%, and Tier III below 60%.

The following table represents the average score on the end of year math benchmarks for the past three years. Note: Revisions are made to assessments each year to be able to target assessment of particular skills students struggle with.

Grade 1

Tier I (80% or above) Tier II (60-80%) Tier III (60% or below)
2014-2015 83% 12% 5%
2015-2016 86% 7% 7%
2016-2017
Grade 2
2014-2015 100% 0% 0%
2015-2016 96% 5% 0
2016-2017

 

Grade 3

2014-2015 88% 8% 5%
2015-2016 91% 9% 0
2016-2017
Grade 4
2014-2015 60% 33% 7%
2015-2016 77% 18% 6%
2016-2017
Grade 5
2014-2015 60% 32% 9%
2015-2016 46% 35% 20%
2016-2017

The following table compares the number of students assessed as low risk, some risk and at risk based upon the final score on  math benchmarks for the four school years from 2014-2017.

Grade 1

Tier I (80% or above) Tier II (60-80%) Tier III (60% or below)
2014-2015 76% 15% 9%
2015-2016 69% 20% 11%
2016-2017
Grade 2
2014-2015 98% 2% 0%
2015-2016 92% 8% 0%
2016-2017
Grade 3
2014-2015 74% 23% 3%
2015-2016 88% 9% 2%
2016-2017
Grade 4
2014-2015 58% 33% 9%
2015-2016 90% 10% 0%
2016-2017
Grade 5
2014-2015 55% 28% 17%
2015-2016 70% 14% 16%
2016-2017

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